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Buffalo Sabres Eastern Conference Atlantic Division
Matchup Preview • Buf vs. SJ
Season Overview
Buffalo Sabres San Jose Sharks
24-17 (14) Season Record (NHL Rk) 28-14 (4)
5 Division Rank 2
9 Conference Rank 3
14-6 Home Record 17-4
10-11 Away Record 11-10
8-6 Division Record 10-4
12-11-5 Conference Record 18-8-3
137 Goals For 175
140 Goals Against 149
Won 1 Streak Lost 1
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 199.2
Age Average 26.0
Oldest Jason Pominville (36)
Youngest Rasmus Dahlin (18)
Rookies 4
30 years old + 5
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 8
Free agency 5
Waivers 1
Trades 10
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4313 games
GP Defensemen 2704 games
GP Goalies 213 games
Team Totals 7618 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-1
Weight Average 201.3
Age Average 27.9
Oldest Joe Thornton (39)
Youngest Timo Meier (22)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 5
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 9
Free agency 8
Waivers 0
Trades 6
EXPERIENCE
GP Forwards 4992 games
GP Defensemen 3842 games
GP Goalies 324 games
Team Totals 9463 games
Injuries
Nelson, Casey Upper body injury injured reserve
Injuries
Vlasic, Marc-Edouard Wrist injury day-to-day
Team Leaders
Goals Jeff Skinner - 30
Assists Jack Eichel - 35
Points Jack Eichel - 51
Wins Carter Hutton - 14
Plus/minus Jeff Skinner - 14
Pen. minutes Zach Bogosian - 42
Team Leaders
Goals Joe Pavelski - 26
Assists Brent Burns - 43
Points Brent Burns - 52
Wins Martin Jones - 22
Plus/minus Brenden Dillon - 22
Pen. minutes Evander Kane - 79
Who's Hot?
Rasmus Dahlin (D) 5 pts in last 4 GP
Sam Reinhart (C) 26 pts in last 22 GP
Rasmus Ristolainen (D) 2 pts in last 2 GP
Who's Not?
Carter Hutton (G) 0-2-0, 6.51, .786 in last 2 GPI
Kyle Okposo (RW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Linus Ullmark (G) 1-1-0, 3.87, .868 in last 3 GPI
Who's Hot?
Justin Braun (D) 3 pts in last 3 GP
Brenden Dillon (D) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Martin Jones (G) 4-0-0, 1.50, .947 in last 4 GPI
Evander Kane (LW) 4 pts in last 2 GP
Erik Karlsson (D) 19 pts in last 11 GP
Kevin Labanc (RW) 3 pts in last 2 GP
Who's Not?
Joonas Donskoi (LW) 0 pts in last 3 GP
Joe Pavelski (RW) 2 pts in last 6 GP